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containerization

[kən‚tā·nə·rə′zā·shən]
(industrial engineering)
The practice of placing cargo in large containers such as truck trailers to facilitate loading on and off ships and railroad flat cars.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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After discovering the anchor's historic value and registering it with the Register of Wreck as official salvage, the team used a JCB to move it back to its base, a group of ISO containers, at Goswick.
By reducing the ISO container inventory by 57 percent the repair savings is approximately $150K over the first 5 years.
Under the multiyear contract, six vehicle variants will be provided including General Troop Transporters, ISO container transporters, as well as additional equipment such as augers and cranes.
Container Exchange offers a full range of ISO container based services both Domestic and International.
At first glance, the RDSS is a standard ISO container, 2.4 m x 2.4 m x 6 m.
The AIP can be used alone or to transport a loaded ISO container.
The system mounts to any roll-down, swing-out or ISO container door.
"This is a potential replacement for the ISO container portion of the DEPMEDS (Deployable Medical System) for the combat support hospital, which we knew we needed to replace," he said.
Able to quickly convert any standard ISO container into a bulk transport system, the company adds, its liners are a cost-effective way to protect dry flowable materials such as granules and powders from contamination.
Inka's range of Presswood Pallets allows for most shipping requirements, from smaller half-size pallets, where loads may need to be separated later in their journey; to the standard Euro (800by 1200mm) and industrial size (1000 by 1200mm), as well as ISO container size (1145 by 1145mm).
The liquid carbon dioxide is pumped into an ISO container or rail car that has been fitted with the TranSnow system and loaded with frozen food.